The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 15 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.85% 5.08% 10.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.86% 27.08% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 13
Median daily rate £525 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £400 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -1.09%
SQL Server
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
58 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 26.48% 18.75% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 34 25
Median daily rate £450 £450 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) SQL
3 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (34.09%) Oracle
5 15 (34.09%) ETL
6 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
7 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (27.27%) Java
7 12 (27.27%) JSON
8 11 (25.00%) Spring
8 11 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 11 (25.00%) .NET
8 11 (25.00%) JUnit
8 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 10 (22.73%) C#
10 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (20.45%) jQuery
11 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
11 8 (18.18%) OLAP
11 8 (18.18%) Web Services
11 8 (18.18%) XML
11 8 (18.18%) BDD
11 8 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
11 8 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 8 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (11.36%) JBoss
2 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.82%) CMS
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) SAS
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Cognos Controller
1 2 (4.55%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Boomi
1 4 (9.09%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) DMZ
1 3 (6.82%) Extranet
1 3 (6.82%) Intranet
2 2 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (18.18%) OLAP
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (15.91%) OLAP Cube
5 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
5 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
6 5 (11.36%) Power BI
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (9.09%) SSDT
8 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.27%) MySQL
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.27%) QlikView
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (25.00%) JUnit
3 5 (11.36%) Cobertura
3 5 (11.36%) JBehave
3 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.36%) Maven
4 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 4 (9.09%) Selenium
4 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.55%) Gradle
5 2 (4.55%) JProfiler
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.82%) Banking
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Automotive
2 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Law
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) JSON
2 11 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (25.00%) Spring
3 9 (20.45%) jQuery
4 8 (18.18%) Web Services
4 8 (18.18%) XML
5 7 (15.91%) JPA
6 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 6 (13.64%) J2EE
7 5 (11.36%) Ajax
7 5 (11.36%) CSS
7 5 (11.36%) HTML
7 5 (11.36%) HTML5
7 5 (11.36%) Java EE
7 5 (11.36%) JDBC
7 5 (11.36%) SOAP
7 5 (11.36%) WCF
7 5 (11.36%) XSLT
8 4 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Integration
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) EPoS
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (34.09%) ETL
4 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
5 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (18.18%) BDD
6 8 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (18.18%) SDLC
7 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
7 7 (15.91%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (13.64%) OO
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) SOA
9 5 (11.36%) TDD
10 4 (9.09%) Validation
11 3 (6.82%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.82%) SOLID
12 2 (4.55%) Business Transformation
12 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) C#
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.64%) VBScript
7 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.27%) C++
9 1 (2.27%) F#
9 1 (2.27%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Dell
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
3 4 (9.09%) Sun
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Twitter
5 2 (4.55%) Cognos
5 2 (4.55%) Perforce
5 2 (4.55%) Teradata
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